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China / Human Rights / Hong Kong #415250

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Apr 10, 1997
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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Erosion of support for a Danish United Nations resolution to criticize China's human rights policy reported.

(Washington: Ralph Begleiter) The request from Hong Kong legislators for the United States to keep pressure on China examined. [Hong Kong legislator Martin LEE - expresses concern to the US.] [White House press secretary Michael McCURRY - worries about civil liberties in Hong Kong.] [Senator Trent LOTT - comments on the Hong Kong takeover.] The recent state of US-China trade relations noted. [Just back from China, Speaker of the House Newt GINGRICH - says political freedom must accompany economic freedom.] [Secretary of State Madeleine ALBRIGHT, Hong Kong legislator LEE Cheuk Yan - talk about freedom in Hong Kong.]

Begleiter, Ralph;
Shaw, Bernard

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